Mercurii Trismegisti liber De potestate et sapientia dei, e Graeco in Latinum traductus a Marsilio Ficino Florentino ad Cosmum Medicem patriae patrem, Pimander incipit.

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Uniform title:Corpus Hermeticum. Latin.
Imprint:[Treviso] : [Gerardus de Lisa, de Flandria], [18 December 1471]
Description:[56] leaves ; 21 cm (8vo)
Subject:Hermetism -- Early works to 1800.
Incunabula -- Italy -- Treviso -- 1471.
Annotations (Provenance)
Underscoring (Provenance)
Manicules (Provenance)
Early works.
Format: Print Book
Local Note:Discovery of this item made possible by a gift from Julie and Roger Baskes.
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Varying Form of Title:Mercvrii Trismegisti liber De potestate et sapientia dei e Graeco in Latinvm tradvctvs a Marsilio Ficino Florentino ad Cosmvm Medicem patriae patrem, Pimander incipit
Other authors / contributors:Hermes, Trismegistus, attributed name.
Ficino, Marsilio, 1433-1499, translator.
Lisa, Gerardus de, active 1471-1495?, printer.
Provenance:Few former owners' manuscript annotations; underscoring; manicules.
Decoration: Illuminated initial "E" on leaf [2] recto and illuminated "C" with pen-flourishing on leaf [5] recto; yellow initial "Q" on leaf [25] retco.
Binding: Quarter-bound red morocco and calf over boards; gilt stamped green and yellow morocco spine labels; 17 blank leaves bound in at end.
Notes:Title from caption title on leaf [5] recto.
Place of publication and printer from Incunabula short title catalogue.
Caption title on leaf [2] recto: Argumentum Marsilii Ficini Florentini in libru[m] Mercurii Trismegisti ad Cosmum Medicem patriae patrem.
Colophon: Finitum M.CCCC.LXXI die XVIII Decemb.
"Frah. Rhol. Taruisanus Gerar. de Lisa scriptori mei copiam fecit vt ipse caeteris maiorem copiam faceret. Tarusii M.CCCC.LXXI. Nouemb."--Leaf [1] verso.
Signatures: [1-4¹⁰ 5-6⁸]; unsigned.
24-25 lines; Haebler, type 2:106R; capital spaces.
Incunabula short title catalogue, entry ih00077000
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke, entry 12310
Reichling, D. Appendices ad Hainii-Copingeri Repertorium bibliographicum (supplement), entry 8456
Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, entry H-77
Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum, VI, page 883 and XII, page 64
Proctor, R. Index to the early printed books in the British Museum, entry 6458
Catalogue of books printed in the fifteenth century now in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, entry H-049
Klebs, A.C. Incunabula scientifica et medica, entry 510.1
Polain, M.-L. Catalogue des livres imprimés au quinzième siècle des bibliothèques de Belgique, entry 1885
Catalogue of the fifteenth-century printed books in the Harvard University Library, entries 3291, 3292, 3293

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